Day 1 of #LaraconUS 2017 ended with Horizon

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Day 1 of #LaraconUS 2017 ended with Horizon

Day 1 of #LaraconUS 2017 has come to an end & we got a lot to learn and share besides the great service from Stream-A-Con.


This year's LaraconUS is happening at New World Stages, New York. Which seems like a perfect location for LaraconUS.

The Official Event T-shirts

Kicking off

Participants from around the globe came to attend the most awaited conference of 2017. The sponsors booths seems quite busy while engaging the attendees.


Taylor Otwell, creator Laravel started off the event with keynotes to the 2017 Laracon.

Whats new in stores for VueJS

Evan you, Creator VueJS explains how Vue supports Laravel out of the box.

Laravel, Vue & Pusher

Freek Van Der Herten, partner & developer at Spatie talked about creating a dashboard using Laravel, VueJS while utilizing Pusher. He explained how the dashboard is created using simple HTML & worked without full page loading. Each tile or grid would update using JavaScript and have their own update freequency.

If you want to learn more on his talk, here's the Link to his slides

CRUD with Adam Wathan

The test-driven development Guru, Adam Wathan talked about building CRUD applications in his usual style.

Tighten Co Typing Challenge

Another cool highlight is the typing challenge organzied by Tighten Co. for the attendees with an IPad Pro in the giving. Head over to Tighten Typing website and try out yourself. Its fun, believe me.

Introducing Laravel Horizon

In the end, Taylor Otwell talked about some new features in Laravel 5.5 and introduced a brand new element in the Laravel Eco-system; Laravel Horizon.

Its the beautiful dashboard for managing and configuring your Laravel Redis queues.

After Party

Well, with so much learning and talks, its time for the Laravel lovers to party at the day 1 end of #LaraconUS 2017.

Pictures Sources: Twitter

Usama Muneer

Usama Muneer

A web enthusiastic, self-motivated & detail-oriented professional Full-Stack Web Developer from Karachi, Pakistan with experience in developing applications using JavaScript, WordPress & Laravel specifically. Loves to write on different web technologies with an equally useful skill to make some sense out of it.